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Family and friends of slain journalist Steven Sotloff gathered on Decmber 16, 2014 to celebrate Hanukkah and commemorate Sotloff. (Source: CBS4)

Parents Of Slain American Journalist Light Menorah Candle

As South Floridans celebrate the start of Hanukkah, the family of murdered journalist Steven Sotloff were set to honor him on Tuesday.

19 hours ago

WOODBURY, NEW YORK - FEBRUARY 24: Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush speaks during a Long Island Association luncheon with LIA President and CEO Kevin S. Law at the Crest Hollow Country Club on February 24, 2014 in Woodbury, New York. Bush is widely seen as a possible presidential contender in 2016. (Photo by Andy Jacobsohn/Getty Images)

Jeb Bush To “Actively Explore” Presidential Run

Some familiar faces are leading the field of likely Republican nominees for president in 2016. In a recent McClatchy-Marist poll, 2012 GOP nominee Mitt Romney topped the pack with support from approximately 19 percent of Republican voters.

19 hours ago

A child walks hers new bike out of a Florida City Walmart. (Source: CBS4)

South Florida Mother Gets Some Holiday Help

A South Florida mother, struggling to make ends meet after taking in three foster children, got her wish come true.

21 hours ago

(Courtesy: Florida Department of Law Enforcement)

FDLE Commissioner Bailey Abruptly Steps Down

After 8 years, Florida Department of Law Enforcement Commissioner Gerald Bailey is stepping down.

22 hours ago

File photo of a person at a same-sex marriage rally. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Clerks Advised To Say ‘No’ To Gay Marriage, For Now

Amid a court’s ruling declaring Florida’s ban on same-sex marriage unconstitutional, clerks are being advised to say no to gay marriage for now.

22 hours ago

Photo by Alan Crowhurst/Getty Images

Tainted Feed Claims Another Davie Horse

Tainted feed has decimated the horse population at a Davie farm and on Monday it claimed another life.

24 hours ago

Bobby Lee Bryant, Derrick Barnes (Source: Miami-Dade Corrections)

Police: Mentally Handicapped Miami Beach Woman Raped

Two men reportedly dragged a passed out mentally ill woman behind a Miami Beach bar, before one of them raped her.

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(Source: CBS4)

‘Heroes & Helpers’ Pairs Cops With Students For Holiday Shopping Trip

It’s a shopping trip most kids don’t get to do—going in and out of the isles of Target, picking out holiday gifts with the help of a uniformed police officer.

24 hours ago

Seven men were arrested in December 2014 on charges of sexual battery and supplying a controlled substance to a minor after a 16-year old girl was taken from school and allegedly forced into sex trafficking. (Courtesy: Miami-Dade Department Of Corrections)

Exclusive: Grandfather Of Teen Victim In Sex Trafficking Case Speaks Out

The maternal grandfather of a 16-year-old girl who prosecutors say was victimized in a sex trafficking case spoke out for the first time, saying the seven men arrested deserve stiff punishment if they are convicted.

24 hours ago

This Holiday Home belongs to Mark and Patricia Macek.(Source: CBS4)

Holiday Homes: The Macek Family

Tuesday’s holiday home belongs to Mark and Patricia Macek in Pompano Beach.

CBS Miami–12/16/2014

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